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Algae fuel [electronic resource].

Cort, Julia. (Producer, Director, Screenwriter). Sapir, Cass. (Producer, Director). Audette, Steve. (Film editor). Morsberger, Rob. (Composer). Brunette, Joe. (Cinematographer). hoopla digital. (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 56 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: PBS , 2009.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.: This video weighs the risks against the benefits of getting a personal genetic profile; takes a closer look at algae, and asks if it may be our biofuel of the future; explores the undersea Gakkel Ridge, deep in the Arctic Ocean, for clues that one of Jupiter's moons may host life; and profiles Yoky Matsuoka, a leader in the emerging field of neurobotics-the fusion of neuroscience and robotics.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Science.
Algae > Ecology.
Biomass energy.
Genetics.
Gakkel Ridge (Arctic ocean)
Biology > Study and teaching.
Human ecology.
Nature > Effect of human beings on.

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